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Low Acid Fruit Juices
It depends: If you're treating a low blood sugar, 4 oz of oj or apple juice will do a great job. On the flip side, juice is nothing more than sugar and really has no other role in nutrition whether one has diabetes or not. It's difficult to manage blood sugars when juice is taken in outside of treating lows because it causes a surge in blood sugar that lasts a short time, then a crash (if prone to lows). ...Read more
Depends on contents: Extracted vegetable juices that are organic - can be very healthy. ...Read more
Glycemic Load: Gaining weight with any form of sugar is a function of how much Insulin is released when sugar gets into your blood stream. Insulin produces the fat. So a great tool is to research the glycemic index (GI) of food and become familiar with the glycemic load that combines the. ...Read more
Avoid sour juices: Acid tases sour, thus the more sour the juice the higher the acidity. So, if you have trouble with reflux/acidity problem, avoid sour juices/foods. Just remember, for example, making lenomade with lots of sugar will not get rid of the acid, it just masks it. So choose naturally nonsour jucice: prune, peach, mango, banana, apple, apricot etc...Consult doc/nutristionist if needed. Good luck. ...Read more
If you could recommend two fruit juices to enhance fertility what would they be? I make smoothies 3x a week at home. I want something daily on the go.
BestAvoidFruitJuices: Since all fruits are high in sugars, juices made from them is even higher in sugar content. Polycystic ovarian syndrome, along with metabolic syndrome, obesity, dm ; ↑ed rates of cardiovascular disease are all driven by sugar/simple carbohydrate intake. Thus the idea that fruit juices would enhance fertility opposite reality. Study mary enig, gary taubes, peter attia, dietdoctor. Com, robert lustig. ...Read more
Absolutely!: Milk and water are the only fluids kids need to drink. Juice, soda, sugared drinks of any type only introduce empty calories. "no sugar added" fruit juice is a food industry trick because all juices have their own sugars. 8 oz of orange juice has the equivalent of nearly 8 tsp of sugar! A 12 oz soda has nearly 10 tsp of sugar. High fructose corn syrup is particularly unhealthy. ...Read more
It is variable: Depending on what the fruit is.Get a more detailed answer ›
I suffer from awful halitosis after consuming even a small amount of sugar (even natural sugars in fruit juices). What can I do?
Halitosis can result from: acid reflux, decayed teeth, infected gums, infections or diseases of the mouth and throat, poor oral hygiene, diet, stomach or intestinal issues.
Make an appointment with your dentist for a thorough exam, dental cleaning, and oral hygiene instructions.
If there are no dental issues, see your medical doctor for an examination. ...Read more
It can: But its unlikely. As Dr. Malerman noted, if you rinse your mouth afterward you should be just fine. The rubber bands, if they are the clear ones, are more likely to stain, but the orthodontist will replace these every 6 weeks or so. ...Read more
Can detox help me lose weight? I want to lose weight so bad because im near to overweight. Is it ok to drink fruit juices only for atleast one week?
Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done (weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/ (depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more
What should a person eat specifically when experiencing hypothermia due to malnutrition? Are vegetable and fruit juices too cold for the body?
Juice and CKD: Patients with CKD can have problems with potassium (K) accumulation leading to high blood K levels. Juices that have high K content are citrus juices, orange, grapefruit, lime and lemonade and tomato juice, which is not a citrus juice. Apple juice can be ingested by people with CKD, as it is not high in K. ...Read more
Is sugar really all that bad for you? I drink a lot of fruit juices and caffeinated drinks with sugar in them. I am on 20 mg zyprexa.
Sugar: Is an addictive neuro-toxin. So, it is bad for us. If you avoid it, eventually your body won't think you need it, same a the process of detoxing from drugs. If you would like a sweetener consider using a natural powder made from a root called Stevia. Please avoid artificial sweeteners which are also bad for the brain and toxic. Peace and good health. Chemical sweeteners are in diet soda, ...Read more
I know grapefruit juice is prohibited when taking buspar, (buspirone) so I'd be fine drinking regular grape juice? And other fruit juices?
Milk or food.: The issue with using any acidic drink is that it enhances the amount of the active substance to enter the system. Best to stick to ph neutral items like water, milk or food when taking medications. ...Read more
I have ibs and scared its cancer or a disease it's getting worse. Is it good to make natural vegetable and fruit juices for antioxidants vitamins?
Not the key: After decades of work, I know on physician personally who takes antioxidants with the idea that they will improve health or longevity; there may be some here. Inflammatory bowel disease requires extra cancer surveillance and your physician needs to explain this to you. Food choices aren't the key to managing your illness; a holistically-minded evidence-based physician might be a good ally. ...Read more
My sister age 9 under a lap appendix removal 1 day before and now we give her normal fruit juices, followed by nausea and vomiting what should we do??
Postop ileus: Keep npo with only sips of water and call the surgeon. May need to be rehospitalized for IV fluids till it resolves ...Read more
38 weeks pregnant and urine us smelling sweet? I'm drinking fruit juices to improve my iron but its quite string smell everytime I pee. Help please?
Hi im allergic to citrus fruits or citrus acid. What are the citrus fruits or has the citrus acid that it's not good for me to eat, drink juices fruit?
Http://www. Thefruitpages. Com/citrus. Shtml
http://www. Buzzle. Com/articles/citrus-fruits-list. Html
This still may not be absolute complete as there are n=hybrids.
f/u/ with allergist. ...Read more